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Fra i Sassi Residence

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Breakfast included
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All reviewswatching the sun go downjapanese stylenice selection at breakfastold townsasso barisanowonderful viewview from the balconyvisiting materaperfect locationplaces of interestcakesparking garagecave roomcold cutsshort walklovely roomon foot
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had to nights in fantastic Matera, staying in in Sassi residence and can recommend it to everyone. Perfect surroundings and helpful Staff. Great terrace, good breakfast. Not all rooms are equally good, but overall, great stay.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This hotel is just fantastic. It's in the historic part of town in the middle of all of the cave dwellings / businesses. There are lots of restaurants very close by and it's a short walk up to the shops and main piazza. The people...More

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Response from fraisassi, Responsabile reception at Fra i Sassi ResidenceResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. Your comments are really important to us. We were really happy to have hosted you and that you enjoyed the hotel so much. We hope to improve more and more. We are looking forward to hosting you again...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

This hotel has options for travelers depending on if you want or don't want to stay in a cave room. I did not want to stay in a cave room and they accommodated me, even though about half their rooms are cave rooms. We had...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

In the heart of old Matera this residence is perfect. Incredible view from the balcony & the room. Spacious cave like room with all modern amenities & facilities. Lovely old tiled floors. Breakfast is included in the room rate & is very nice. We arrived...More

Thank Wendy w
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a humble place furnished with the humble artifacts of the sassi from back in the day when Matera was a struggling impoverished settlement of devoutly religious and backward cave dwellers. It can be difficult to locate via GPS and sometimes the phones don't...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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US$134 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$134 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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John J
6 April 2016|
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Response from Anne J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You drive to the hotel with your luggage, then someone takes your car away to be parked, and returns it when you checkout. It is a fantastic service that just costs a few € a day. From memory less than €10 but the hotel... More
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Peter S
20 March 2015|
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Response from fraisassi | Property representative |
You have to do: Alberobello -Bari with railroad Matera with gravity railroad FAL Central station Matera-Residence with taxi (€ 10/15) or walk (20 minutes)
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"Ask for a room with a view of the old town"
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"Room 8 is amazing."
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"Room 2 was very good, with access to the terrace"
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"Room 9 was very large, had a beautiful view and a large japanese style bath that was perfect to relax in."
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